The Science of Character: New 8 Min. Film by Tiffany Shlain #CharacterDay

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9-Year-Old Boy Challenges Neil deGrasse Tyson In Hilarious Debate (Video)


The real life Reed Richards has an awesome exchange with a young fan.

You Probably Don’t Practice the Most Important Skill in Life

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You are a SOCIAL animal. So why accept social mediocrity?

Replace Fear of the Unknown With Curiosity: A Life Lesson From Goats


These goats could have walked around the flexible steel ribbon and simply accepted it as some random new part of their environment. They could have. But they’re going viral and have something to teach because they didn’t.

5 Ways a Man Can Truly Embrace a Woman’s Sexual Expression


Lasara Firefox Allen wants men to know how to get sexy in a way that makes a woman feel free to be herself.

This Was the Hardest Thing Anybody Ever Made Me Do

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A young man is given the task of investigating his own curiosity.

Second Dates Guaranteed

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Natalie Vartanian offers guys one single tip on how to turn a first date into something more.

Warning Signs of Abuse vs. Normal Sexual Behavior


Author Jayneen Sanders lists which behaviors are potential warning signs that a child may be being sexually abused… and just as importantly, which ones aren’t.

The Naked Woman at the Bottom of the Milk Carton


8 year-old John Tinseth had seen pictures of a woman’s breasts before, but this was his first view further south, and he wasn’t sure what he saw was all that great.

Learning From Mars


What does landing a rover on Mars have to do with business? Everything, says Ken Goldstein.

What If We Celebrated Science Like the Olympics?


What NASA does every day is like a perfect balance beam act, performed every day, in space. Why don’t we celebrate these feats with the enthusiasm we reserve for Olympic athletes?

I’m Stark Orbited: Deal With It


Everyone’s excited about Mars, but Marcus Williams just found out NASA has been busy with lunar exploration, too.

How My Family is Teaching How to Listen and be Compassionate

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Whether a stranger comments negatively about what I wrote online or I have an argument with a friend I have to curb the instinct to be dismissive, and take time to truly understand and be curious.

Dear Son: Manhood Looms


Growing up in a fast-paced world may be your greatest challenge yet.

Which Virtues Are the Most Underrated?

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“Acts of heroism and accomplishment are always prepared for with millions of small actions that make up a person’s moral fiber.”

Boyish Curiosity


Megan Rosker sees the movie Tree of Life and is left with the idea that curiosity is what answers our darkest questions and spurs us forward as a collective community of thinkers.